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Kendal Model Railway Exhibition 2018


Our next exhibition will be taking place on:

Saturday 27th January 2018, 10:00 to 17:00 and

Sunday 28th January, 10:00 to 16:30

at Kendal Leisure Centre - LA9 7HX. (Map link)


Admission Prices:

Adults: £6.00  Children (age 6-16) £3.00 (children under 5: Free)

Concessions: £5.00  Family (2 adults + 2 children): £16.00


Please keep an eye on this page as it will be updated as and when layouts, traders and stands have been confirmed as attending the show. (Updated: 22/01/18).

Layouts attending:

Whithorn - A Scottish themed EM layout.

Gamle Carlsberg - 1930s based brewery layout.

Polveryan - BR Western Region layout from our own club.

Whispering Hollow - An imaginary place somewhere on the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, Colorado, USA, 1950/60's

Great Endon - D.C.C. operated 00 layout of the Pennines between 1983-84.

Kirkmellington - EM layout of a Scottish Colliery set in the early 1970’s.

Calderwood - A 00 finescale model of a fictional station on the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway c1900-10.

Purbeck - 009 layout based in Yorkshire.

Rushen Valley Railway - O gauge layout including Maidenhaiste Station and Broadhurst Works, run as a preserved line.

Karolina Falls - An American 0n30 logging layout.

Westbrook - A Midlands based layout during the 1980s.

Whithorn - 4mmEM Gauge based on a market town in Galloway South West Scotland

Cuyahoga & Republic Steel - Two Z Gauge layouts based in the U.S.A.


Traders attending:

JDM Models, SMTF Model Shop, Junction Box, Pooley's Puffers, Tynedale Trains, Peter Metcalfe Model Railways, Ten Commandments, Crafty Hobbies, Nick Tozer Railway Books, Squires Model & Craft Tools, Millholme Models and Stephenson Carriages, Carnforth Models, MTFG Model Stores, Club Sales Stand


Societies and groups attending:

Lakes Line Rail Users Group

Cumbrian Railways Association

UK TrainSim

Stephenson Locomotive Society


Demonstrators attending:

Les Nehrlich - Weathering

Keighley MRC - 'O' Gauge modelling